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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In a harness for a horse, a short piece of chain at the end of the tug: sometimes the whole tug, when made of chain; sometimes it also serves to carry a coiled spring to relieve the sudden strain of starting; a trace-chain. See tug, 5.

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